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MEDVIA
MEDVIA

Belgium: Flemish Region
Van Gysel Ann
Profile:
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Overview

About us

The spearhead cluster MEDVIA works to further strengthen the position of Flanders as one of the top regions in life sciences and health technology worldwide. Bringing together top companies and institutions in the biotech, medtech and digital technology sectors, this new cluster aims to increase the competitive position in the cross-over domain of these three disciplines, where tremendous new opportunities are emerging.

Established - 09 August 2021
Staff in the management team - 6-10

Cluster composition

  • 93
    Cluster Members
  • 56
    SME's
  • 3
    Number of start-ups among SME's
  • 18
    Large Companies
  • 10
    Research Organisations, Universities, Technology Centers
  • 4
    Number of civil society members
  • 5
    Other Ecosystem Actors
Legal form of the cluster organisation
Non-Profit
Languages spoken
Dutch English
Link to the team description on the cluster organisation website

Management team

Van Gysel Ann
Cluster Manager

Sectorial and industrial focus

Sectoral industries
Manufacturing:C21 Manufacture of basic pharmaceutical products and pharmaceutical preparations - Manufacturing:C26 Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products - Professional, scientific and technical activities:M72 Scientific research and development
Sectoral Industries (NACE 4 digit)
Manufacture of basic pharmaceutical products and pharmaceutical preparations:C2110 Manufacture of basic pharmaceutical products - Manufacture of electrical equipment:C2790 Manufacture of other electrical equipment - Scientific research and development:M7211 Research and experimental development on biotechnology - Scientific research and development:M7219 Other research and experimental development on natural sciences and engineering
Cross-sectoral industries
Medical Devices
Industrial Alliances and Ecosystems
Ecosystems:Health
Technology fields
A\: Human necessities:Medical or veterinary science; hygiene - B\: Performing operations; transporting:Micro-structural technology - B\: Performing operations; transporting:Nanotechnology - C\: Chemistry; metallurgy:Biochemistry; beer; spirits; wine; vinegar; microbiology; enzymology; mutation or genetic engineering - G\: Physics:Information and communication technology [ICT] specially adapted for specific application fields
S3 EU priority areas
Digital transformation:Artificial intelligence, cognitive systems, augmented and virtual reality, visualisation, simulation, gamification & interaction technologies - Digital transformation:Big data, data mining, database management - Digital transformation:e-Health (e.g. healthy ageing) - Digital transformation:Internet of Things (e.g. connected devices, sensors and actuators networks) - KETs:Industrial biotechnology - KETs:Micro/Nano-electronics - Public health & security:Ageing societies

Services

Support services provided

Access to the European Internal Market
Access to finance: Public funding
Facilitation of collaboration between members (within the cluster)
Facilitation of external collaboration (beyond cluster) such as matchmaking
Communication

Support programmes

EU Programmes

Name & description

Innovation Cluster in Flanders

Spearhead clusters

The focus of the Flemish cluster policy is on a limited number of large-scale and ambitious spearhead clusters. These spearhead clusters will develop and implement an ambitious long-term strategy and competitiveness programme for the Flanders strategic domain, in collaboration with companies, knowledge centres and the government (triple helix).

Project name

Cooperation activities

International cooperation

Targeted countries

United States
United Kingdom
China
Israel
Japan

Transnational cooperation

Targeted countries

Netherlands
France
Germany

Transnational support activites

Participation at missions/events/study visits/fairs

International support activites

Support to collaborative activities/etc.

Connection to cluster organisation(s)

Membership in Cluster Partnerships or initiatives

Profile name Location
MEDIC-NEST

Romania

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